This elegant Red and White Peony Motif Matcha bowl (aka. "Chawan" in Japanese) has been hand-crafted by Zenshoh Yamaoka at Zenshoh kiln, Japan, known for his precise, highly sophisticated and elegant drawing techniques.
The gracious hand-painting of gorgeous peony blossoms expresses the late spring and early summer season in Japan. The cute little butterfly around the peony blossoms enhances the tender spring atmosphere of this special chawan.
A highly sophisticated Kyo-Yaki (Kyoto Style Pottery) Matcha bowl that will enhance the spirit of your Matcha ritual.
- Diameter: 11cm * Height: 8cm (Standard Matcha Bowl Size)
- The Matcha Bowl comes in a sophisticated wooden box. A perfect choice as a gift.
Made by Zenshoh Yamaoka at Zenshoh Kiln. Zenshoh Yamaoka was born in 1942 and worked under Zenjiroh Ueyama for 10 years before opening his own kiln in 1969. He is highly appraised for sophisticated and elegant drawing techniques and he is an officially designated traditional craftsman by the by the Japnese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. His exquisite work is highly appreciated among the Kyoyaki style ceramic collectors.